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Police: Major Player In Identity Theft Ring Busted

A man who police say plays a major role in a large identity theft ring has been arrested at an abandoned house in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2014

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Mich. Laws Target ATM Skimmers, Crash Solicitors

Snyder signed several bills Thursday, including a five-bill package that creates criminal penalties for using “skimmer” devices to record information off ATM cards.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2013

Stolen IDs have been modified with the suspect's photo. (credit: Department of Homeland Security)

Man Wanted For ID Theft In 3 Counties

Homeland Security agents are looking for a man wanted on suspicion of aggravated identity theft.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2013

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Man Found Living With Woman’s Corpse In Trailer

A 64-year-old Redford man is jailed after living several months in a trailer home with a dead body.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2013

Event Notices From April 9

The latest events and meetings from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, groups, institutions and individuals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2013

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8 Indicted After Identity Theft, Unemployment Benefits Scam Busted

Eight individuals were indicted by a federal grand jury in Detroit on charges relating to identity theft, United States Attorney Barbara L. McQuade announced Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2012

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BBB Names Top 10 Scams of 2011

The Better Business Bureau of Eastern Michigan has divided scams into nine major categories and picked the top scam in each, plus our Scam of the Year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2012

Luis Colon Jr. is wanted by the FBI. (Credit: FBI)

FBI Looking For Suspect With Ties To Michigan

A man with ties to Michigan is wanted by the FBI for his alleged participation in a credit card fraud scheme.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011

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BBB Hosts Free Document Shredding, Computer Recycling

Residents and small businesses are encouraged to take an important step in identity protection by attending BBB’s Secure Your ID Day community shred and computer recycling event on Saturday, October 22 at the BBB Office parking lot in Southfield.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2011

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BBB Advises College Students To Secure Their Identity

Because college students are so susceptible to identity theft, the Better Business Bureau recommends that they take several simple steps to help protect themselves on campus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2011

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